Übersetzung von “by” — Englisch–Malaysisch Wörterbuch


preposition /bai/

next to; near; at the side of

She was standing by the door
He sat by his sister.


We drove by her house.

through; along; across

We came by the main road.

used (in the passive voice) to show the person or thing which performs an action

The car windscreen was struck by a stone.


He’s going to contact us by letter
We decided to travel by train.

from; through the means of

I met her by chance
She sent the parcel by post.

(of time) not later than

tidak lebih daripada
We need to leave by 6 o’clock.

during the time of

pada masa
By day, temperatures rise quickly after sunrise.

to the extent of

He is taller by ten centimetres.

used to give measurements etc

The room measures 4 metres by 2 metres.

in quantities of

Fruit is sold by the kilo.

in respect of

Lisa is a teacher by profession.
bygones: let bygones be bygones

to forgive and forget past causes of ill-feeling

yang lepas jangan dikenang
There’s no point bearing a grudge – you have to let bygones be bygones.
bypass noun

a road which avoids an obstruction or a busy area

jalan pirau
Take the bypass round the city.
by-product noun

something obtained or formed during the making of something else

Coal tar is a by-product of the process of obtaining gas from coal.
bystander noun

a person who watches but does not take part

orang yang berada di tempat kejadian
An innocent bystander was injured in the crossfire.
by and by

after a short time

By and by, everyone went home.
by and large

mostly; all things considered

Things are going quite well, by and large.
by oneself


seorang diri
He was standing by himself at the bus stop.

without anyone else’s help

dengan sendiri
He did the job (all) by himself.
by the way


sementara itu
By the way, do you have a moment to spare?
by is used for forms of transport: by train ; by aeroplane ; by land ; by sea

(Übersetzung von “by” aus dem PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)